Sunday, August 10, 2014 - 3 pm
First Lutheran Church of West Seattle

Jordan McClellan, mezzo soprano
Jordan Corbin, soprano
Jane Harty, piano

Intimate European art songs, and eminent American composer Dominick Argento’s beautiful Casa Guidi on letters sung by Florence by Elizabeth Barrett Browning, from two of the Northwest’s most stunning young sopranos.

Casa Guidi

Dominick Argento

Songs by Schubert, Strauss, Granados, Rodrigo


The Russians

Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 3 pm
Olympic Recital Hall

Leonid Keylin, violin
Mara Finkelstein, cello
Jane Harty, piano

Deeply felt Russian chamber music from the EUROPA Ensemble, three remarkable artists who combine the best of classical music performance traditions from Russia and America.

Preludes for Violin and Piano


Adagio from “Cinderella” for Cello and Piano


“Russian Song” for Cello and Piano

Piano Trio #2 in E Minor




New Sounds Northwest

Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014 - 3 pm
First Lutheran Church of West Seattle

Vox, from Seattle Pro Musica
Directed by Karen Thomas

Richly creative vocal chamber music celebrating the profuse musical gifts of Washington state composers, performed by Vox, Seattle Pro Musica’s chamber ensemble.

The Tyger, text by William Blake

Reginald Unterseyer 
Four Lewis Carroll Songs Karen Thomas

Works by John Muehleisen, Vijay Singh, Donald Skirvin, Brian Galante, and Giselle Wyers



Exotic Places

Sunday, February 1, 2015 - 3 pm
First Lutheran Church of West Seattle

Mara Finkelstein, cello
Jane Harty, piano

With Guest Artists
Megan Chenovick, soprano
Merrie Siegel, flute

Music from Brazil and Hungary, featuring Ravel’s subversive Songs of Madagascar which caused a walk-out at the premiere, with EUROPA joined by two of our region’s most outstanding solo artists.

Jet Whistle for Flute and Cello

Villa Lobos 
Chansons Madecasses Bartok 
Suite Paysanne Hongroise Ravel
Bachianas Brasilieras #5 for Cello Ensemble and Soprano Villa Lobos

The “Trout”

Sunday, March 15, 2015 - 3 pm
Olympic Recital Hall

Cordula Merks, violin
Rachel Swerdlow, viola
Walter Gray, cello
Jonathan Green, double bass
Jane Harty, piano

Schubert’s beloved “Trout” Quintet,including a set of variations on his art song of the same name, spotlighting stand-out musicians from the Seattle Symphony. 

Divertimento in Eb Major, K. 563

The “Trout” Piano Quintet Schubert


The “Ghost”

Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 3 pm
Olympic Recital Hall

Steve Bryant, violin
Ruth Marshall, cello
Garret Ross, piano
Jane Harty, piano

Beethoven’s wonderfully eccentric Piano Trios, Op. 70, including the “Ghost” named for a scene from Macbeth that inspired it, performed by four outstanding Beethoven specialists from across the country.

Variations on a Theme from “Judas Maccabeus” by Handel

Piano Trio in D Major, the “Ghost,” Op. 70, #1

Piano Trio in Eb Major, Op. 70, #2